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DP has just chopped the tip of his finger off <boak>
He was using one of those V Slicer things without the safety guard. It's only the very tip, so not much. Does he need medical attention? He says it's not really bleeding and he doesn't need to get it looked at, but that's what he always says. Any advice? TIA
It's not bleeding much at all really, there's a bit under the plaster but it's not 'flowing' as such. It's basically quite a small dent in the end of his finger. FioFio That is disgusting! Thanks for all of your help.
Re the damp towel, don't get the chopped off bit wet, it will start to break down the tissue at the end of the finger and make it more difficult to reattach. Put it in a plastic bag so it is sealed and then in something cold like a bag of peas (this will preserve the skin). Make a note of the time it was chopped off and get down to A&E